International Lunar Exploration Awards 2008

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ILEWG and the Lunar Explorers Society (Lunex) has announced the winners of the International Lunar Exploration Awards 2008, at the LEAG-ICEUM10-SRR conference, Cape Canaveral, Florida.

The ILEWG Awards celebrate the top lunar achievements in science, technology, international cooperation, community service, commerce and outreach. The Lunex YLE Award is given to an entity promoting lunar exploration among young lunar explorers.

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Students to the Moon

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To launch student spacecraft has become very popular at universities the last few years. It is expensive but it has a few very important pros as well. It gives the students participating in the spacecraft projects hands-on experience impossible to gain by listening to lecturers and it also is very motivation for those who have the opportunity to participate. It is also used extensively as an recruitment argument.  Cubesats have been the preference for most universities, as they are affordable and manageable even for a faculty.

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